Robert Hossein

1927 - 2020

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Robert Hossein (30 December 1927 – 31 December 2020) was a French film actor, director, and writer. He directed the 1982 adaptation of Les Misérables and appeared in Vice and Virtue, Le Casse, Les Uns et les Autres and Venus Beauty Institute. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Hossein has received more than 392,555 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Hossein is the 339th most popular actor (up from 371st in 2019), the 714th most popular biography from France (up from 757th in 2019) and the 28th most popular French Actor.

Robert Hossein is most famous for his role as the Count of Monte Cristo in the movie of the same name.

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  • 390k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Robert Hosseins by language

Over the past year Robert Hossein has had the most page views in the with 174,107 views, followed by Russian (147,589), and English (44,677). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (72.29%), Estonian (60.66%), and Basque (57.56%)


Among actors, Robert Hossein ranks 339 out of 13,578Before him are Val Kilmer, Martin Landau, Cary Grant, Charles Dance, Joan Crawford, and Oona O'Neill. After him are Penélope Cruz, Harold Ramis, David Niven, Chris Hemsworth, Michèle Mercier, and Jamie Lee Curtis.

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Among people born in 1927, Robert Hossein ranks 26Before him are Albert Uderzo, Janet Leigh, Niklas Luhmann, Harry Belafonte, Simone Veil, and Hubert de Givenchy. After him are Marshall Warren Nirenberg, Gilbert Bécaud, Maurice Béjart, Martin Lewis Perl, Juliette Gréco, and John McCarthy. Among people deceased in 2020, Robert Hossein ranks 24Before him are Katherine Johnson, Albert Uderzo, Ian Holm, Stanley Cohen, Tabaré Vázquez, and Rob Rensenbrink. After him are Lee Teng-hui, Diana Rigg, Juliette Gréco, Kenny Rogers, Neil Peart, and Betty Williams.

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In France

Among people born in France, Robert Hossein ranks 714 out of 6,770Before him are Rudolph of France (890), Bertrand du Guesclin (1320), David Guetta (1967), Madame Roland (1754), Charles III, Duke of Bourbon (1490), and Charles, Duke of Vendôme (1489). After him are Gilbert Bécaud (1927), Pierre Boulez (1925), Nadia Boulanger (1887), Samuel de Champlain (1567), Michel Legrand (1932), and Robert Bresson (1901).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Robert Hossein ranks 28Before him are Mireille Darc (1938), Michel Piccoli (1925), Sophie Marceau (1966), Marina Vlady (1938), Juliette Binoche (1964), and Maurice Chevalier (1888). After him are Michèle Mercier (1939), Marie Laforêt (1939), Juliette Gréco (1927), Fanny Ardant (1949), Mylène Demongeot (1935), and Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932).

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